Fiction

Meet the 2017 Fiction contest winners

Contemporary Fiction

New fiction from the magazine, the annual fiction contest, and the weekly publication of Web-exclusive fiction
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Wait!

“For reasons I would never be able to know, Daria hadn’t phoned a few hours, or even a few days, later.”  More

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The Absence of Sound

A quiet man who works at the New York Public Library contemplates the space created by absences, both recent and in the past.  More

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Classic Fiction

Some of the best 19th- and 20th-century fiction from The Saturday Evening Post archive

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